From Vientiane Southern Bus Station to Pakse by Buses
From Vientiane any hotel to Pakse by Vans
From Vientiane Soutchai Travel to Pakse by Buses
Passenger reviews out of total 406 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Vientiane to Pakse
Travelling between Vientiane and Pakse is possible by bus and van. Van guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you LAK 295,578 if you go by van; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere LAK 198,434.
How long does it take to get from Vientiane to Pakse?
It can take you anywhere between 11 and 12 hours to travel between Vientiane and Pakse depending on the means of transport you choose.
Van is the fastest way to travel between Vientiane and Pakse. Van will bring you to your destination in 11h. Bus does a much slower job and take about 12h to reach Pakse.
How much does it cost to get from Vientiane to Pakse?
Travelling between Vientiane and Pakse can be as cheap as LAK 198,434 if you opt for a Soutchai Travel (ບໍລິສັດ ສຸດໃຈທ່ອງທ່ຽວ ຈໍາກັດຜູ້ດຽວ) bus and as expensive as LAK 295,578 if you buy a PTS Transit Service (คุณเป๋อ บริการ ขนส่ง) van ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Vientiane and Pakse ?
- 2 from Vientiane to Pakse starting from 18:30 Vientiane Soutchai Travel until 20:30 Vientiane Southern Bus Station
- 1 from Vientiane to Pakse starting from 17:30 Vientiane any hotel until 17:30 Vientiane any hotel
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Vientiane to Pakse.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Travelling from Vientiane to Pakse overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Vientiane and Pakse
Kriangkai Transport (Kriangkai Transport), Soutchai Travel (ບໍລິສັດ ສຸດໃຈທ່ອງທ່ຽວ ຈໍາກັດຜູ້ດຽວ)
Vans are a great alternative - or, in many cases - your only option - if you need to travel overland within one and the same province or neighbouring provinces or states. Vans ply the roads between Vientiane and Pakse, too.
Things to remember: When travelling by van with huge luggage buying a separate seat for your suitcase or backpack is a good idea. Do not expect there is a roomy luggage compartment in a van - there is actually none and your fellow passengers are unlikely to appreciate your luggage stuck under their feet, alas.
Companies operating vans between Vientiane and Pakse
PTS Transit Service (คุณเป๋อ บริการ ขนส่ง)
What is the most popular transport to get from Vientiane to Pakse?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 982 opted for a bus
- 18 took a van